Tribal Government

SaginawChippewa Indian Tribe Council

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Council is committed to providing information of interest to all its members, both on and off the reservation.

Our Tribal Council
( l to r:) Bill Federico, Theresa Jackson, Louanna Bruner, Sergeant-at-Arms Kenny Sprague, Treasurer Craig Graveratte, Sub-Chief Julius S. Peters, Chief Ronald F. Ekdahl, Secretary Frank J. Cloutier, Chaplain Diana Quigno-Grundahl, Lindy Hunt, Jennifer L. Wassegijig and Ron Nelson

View the Government Main Page


Information Technology: Training
Information Technology: Training
The IT Technical Training Division is available to assist all associates within the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe's organization. Our goal is to support and aid associates with their job duties and help them understand and effectively utilize the Microsoft Office Products. We offer a variety of instructor led Microsoft Office training sessions, such as Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and Publisher. We also offer ongoing Keyboarding courses to increase your typing efficiency.

View the Services Main Page


A selection from the Ziibiwing Cultural Center
A Ziibiwing Center Collection
With the help of our contributors in 2007, the ZC Collections Committee acquired 1,483 artifacts that are beneficial to the cultural and spiritual well-being of the tribe.

View the Culture Main Page


Human Resources

The Human Resources Office of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe handles all recruitment, application and job placement for individuals interested in seeking employment here. There are a wide variety of available opportunities. The tribe supports an array of activities similar to what you find in any municipality, including hotel and gaming enterprises, governmental services, and educational administration.

View the Employment Main Page


Job Hotline
Employment Center

Families against Narcotics - TONIGHT!
Published: 10/18/2018 3:38:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

A reminder tonight is the Families Against Narcotics Forum with the showing of Stigmatic at 6p.m. at the Ziibiwing Center!
Read More

AISES CMU Chili and Frybread Fundraiser
Published: 10/18/2018 3:35:00 PM - Education Dept.

The CMU chapter of the American Indian Science and Engineering Society, will be having a chili and fry bread fundraiser tomorrow at the Tribal Kitchen October 19th starting at 10:30a.m. till 3p.m.
Read More

STEAM Fall Raffle Fundraiser
Published: 10/18/2018 2:40:00 PM - Education Dept.

STEAM Student Organization is having their Fall STEAM Raffle. Tickets are 1 for $3.00 or 2 for $5.00. Selling tickets up until noon October 29th drawing will be at 12:30 pm.
Read More

Fall Feast 2018 - October 18, 2018
Published: 10/17/2018 8:07:00 AM - 7th Generation Programs

Oct. 18, 2018 | 6 - 8 p.m. | Seventh Generation Elijah Elk Cultural Center | Feast plates are encouraged!
Read More

Join us Oct. 18 for Indigenous Pink Day
Published: 10/15/2018 1:02:00 PM - Nimkee Clinic

Indigenous Pink Day is a national breast cancer awareness campaign for American Indians/Alaska Natives.
Read More

Community Feast
Published: 10/15/2018 12:58:00 PM - 7th Generation Programs

Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 6 p.m. at Seventh Generation
Read More

2018 Eagle Feather
Published: 10/15/2018 12:47:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

CLEANSING • October 17 • 1pm-6pm - HONORING • October 18 & 19 • 1pm-6pm - FEASTING • October 19 • 6pm-8pm.
Read More

The Build! October 15-17, 2018
Published: 10/15/2018 9:42:00 AM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

The focus of this project is to bring together students and tribal community members to revitalize the ancestral knowledge, teachings and practice of building a 15-foot birch bark canoe within the Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Community.
Read More

Youth Council Family Movie Night | Wednesday Oct 17 | 7 - 9 PM
Published: 10/12/2018 1:54:00 PM - Youth Council

Concessions will be available, community is welcome. Please bring your own seating
Read More

Friday Night Dinner Buffets | Andahwod CCC&ES
Published: 10/12/2018 1:51:00 PM - Andahwod Senior Care

Join us October 12, November 9, and December 14 for dinner buffets at Andahwod
Read More

Subscribe to What's New Subscribe

Sign Up for Alerts


Career Fair
Tuesday, Nov 6th
1 pm – 4 pm
Large Feather Box Workshop
Oct 24th & 25th
5 pm – 8 pm
Pumpkin Carving Night
Wednesday, Oct 24th
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Feather Link Tea and Luncheon
Tuesday Oct 23rd
11 am – 2 pm
Fall Feast
Thursday, Oct 18th
6 pm – 8 pm
Puzzle Night
Oct 11th & 25th
6 pm – 8 pm
2018 Eagle Feather
Oct 17th, 18th, & 19th
10 am – 3 pm
  • Revenue Sharing

  • As of May 14, 2014, The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe has distributed $225,428,719.54 to local businesses and schools. (-More-)
  • Final Journey

  • A special place to acknowledge and honor members who have walked on...
  • Our Final Journey